Did you get a telescope for Christmas? It’s so exciting to wake up on Christmas morning to find a telescope under the Christmas tree. What a great present! Someone special has given you the universe.
The first question often asked is, “how do I use my telescope?”. Have you tried setting it up yet? Could you easily find an object in the night sky? Were you able to focus?
Telescopes can be a bit frustrating and the instructions, if they come with any at all, are often hard to understand.
“Galaxy Girl” to the rescue! Here are a couple of my tips to start getting you on the right track with your telescope. You’ll be using it in no time at all!
Now that you’re on your way, friends with telescopes might be asking you “How do I use my telescope?”
You could organise a star party get together for a social evening under the stars. You’ll be able to help others and explore the Universe together.
Get more out of your telescope!
Stargazers Club WA is especially for beginners! Join a class and you’ll soon have the stars at your fingertips. Tickets available for non-members.
We look forward to welcoming you to our friendly community of Stargazers & Astronomy Lovers where we thrive on making learning about the galaxy easy & fun!